Healthcare

Small Business Group: Executive Orders on Drug Prices Not a Serious Effort

Contact Conan Knoll conan@emcstrategies.com (831) 524-6764 Statement by Frank Knapp Jr., Small Business for America’s Future co-chair and Founder and CEO of the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce, about President Trump Signing Executive Orders on Drug Pricing Today Washington, D.C., July 24, 2020—With abysmal poll numbers and an…

Small Business Group: Policymakers Must Act to Create Healthcare Coverage that is Affordable for Small Businesses and Employees

Contact Conan Knoll conan@emcstrategies.com| (831) 524-6764 Statement by Dr. Erika Gonzalez, Co-Chair of Small Business for America’s Future and Chair of the San Antonio Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, on Families USA study showing 5.4 million Americans have lost healthcare coverage Washington, D.C., July 15, 2020—Tuesday’s study from Families USA revealing 5.4 million…

“We should be putting every state tax dollar we can into our hospitals to cover their COVID-19 operational costs”

Statehouse Report March 27, 2020 …Frank Knapp, head of the S.C. Small Business Chamber of Commerce, suggests the state augment a federal infusion of money into small businesses by delaying the filing of state employer payroll taxes. “There should not be any refund checks sent to taxpayers this year,” he…

Time is running out for employees to get affordable health insurance

Small business owners who do not offer group health insurance (which is most small businesses) need to quickly help their workers obtain affordable health insurance through the Federal Marketplace. There is no cost to the employer. The door shuts December 15th for getting this quality health insurance with very affordable…

Action Alert!! The healthcare of 326,000 South Carolinians is in jeopardy

With Congress and President Trump agreeing to give themselves until December 20th to successfully address the 2019-2020 federal budget, the nation’s community health centers are very concerned. It is not the first time community health centers, the source of care for 29 million uninsured and underinsured Americans, have faced an…